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Newport
27 - 30 August 2015

26 – 28 August 2016

25 – 27 August 2017

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  Photo of yacht sailing in Newport, Rhode Island
 

2015 Newport Bucket: Preliminary Schedule of Events

 

Three races are scheduled, one for each day on Friday, 28 August, Saturday, 29 August and Sunday, 30 August.

THURSDAY, 27 August

1300 – 1800 Registration at Newport Shipyard Marquee
1700 Superyacht Rules Review (Newport Shipyard)
1800 CAPTAINS' BRIEFING (Newport Shipyard)
  Maximum four per yacht (mandatory for captain, safety officer & racing tactician)
1830 - 2000 Welcome Reception (Newport Shipyard)
   

FRIDAY, 28 August

0930 Pre-race briefing at the Marquee
  Mandatory for captain, safety officer and racing tactician
1200 First Signal – Race One
1830 Daily Awards Presentation
1800 – 2030 Dock Party & Yacht Hop (Newport Shipyard)
   

SATURDAY, 29 August

0930 Pre-race briefing at the Marquee
  Mandatory for captain, safety officer and racing tactician
1200 First Signal – Race Two
1830 Daily Awards Presentation
1800 – 2200 Bucket Bash at the Marquee (Cocktails, Light Fare & Entertainment)
   

SUNDAY, 30 August

0930 Pre-race briefing at the Marquee
  Mandatory for captain, safety officer and racing tactician
1200   First Signal – Race Three
1830 – 2030 Newport Bucket Awards Celebration (The International Yacht Restoration School)
The Event Organizer and Race Committee reserve the right to modify the above schedule depending on weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances.